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Paper Hearts and Summer Kisses Audiobook

Paper Hearts and Summer Kisses

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Publisher's Summary

A heartwarming and poignant novel of romance, family and second chances, Paper Hearts and Summer Kisses is Sunday Times best-selling author Carole Matthews at her outstanding best. Perfect for fans of Jill Mansell and Milly Johnson.

Christie Chapman is a single working mother who spends her days commuting to her secretarial job in London and looking after her teenage son, Finn. It can be tough just getting through the day, but Christie has always found comfort in her love of crafting, and any spare time she has is spent in her parents' summer house working on her beautiful creations.

From intricately designed birthday cards to personalised gifts, Christie's flair for the handmade knows no bounds, and it's not long before opportunity comes knocking. All of a sudden Christie sees a different future for her and Finn - one full of hope and possibility and, if the handsome Max Alexander is to be believed, one full of love, too. It's all there for the taking. And then, all of a sudden, Christie's world is turned upside down.

Christie knows that something has to give, but what will she choose? Will she give up her dreams and the chance of real love? What price will she pay for doing the right thing? Can Christie find her happy ending in...

Paper Hearts and Summer Kisses?

©2016 Carole Matthews (P)2016 Hachette Audio UK

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"I'm a Carole Matthews addict!" (Mary Berry)

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  • Lana
    1/15/17
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    "Long Story for a predictable end."

    The narrator sounded a lot like Carole Matthews herself, however the American accent was a little off.
    As a Carole Matthews fan I have to say this is not one of her better books as the story seemed to drag on a little.
    overall a heartwarming story and good easy book to listen to in the background.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  • Rory
    UK
    2/13/17
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    Story
    "Not keen on leading character"
    What did you like best about Paper Hearts and Summer Kisses? What did you like least?

    I liked the storyline of building a business. Sadly not enough of it.

    I liked least the ridiculous romance elements - totally fake and unrealistic.


    What was the most interesting aspect of this story? The least interesting?

    Most interesting - trying to build a business and winning a competition.

    Least interesting - romance and other relationships. OTT.


    What does Julia Barrie bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you had only read the book?

    Probably the same as all audio books.


    Did Paper Hearts and Summer Kisses inspire you to do anything?

    Maybe stop reading this type of book. I wish the authors would read the comments and have more business set up and less romance.


    Any additional comments?

    I would give this book 3.5 cos it's well written. Our heroine is way too wet and wimpy though.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Sarah
    1/1/17
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    "Paper hearts"

    An easy listen that had me identifying with the characters, weeping, laughing and the perfect ending.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    5/9/17
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    "Wonderful"

    what a lovely,heartwarming story it would be difficult not to enjoy. I loved every minute

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    4/5/17
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    "paper hearts and summer kisses"

    I've been a long term fan of Carole Matthews books. this didnt disappoint on any level.
    the story line was enjoyable, covering all the bases...love, single mother, sadness.
    the narattor read really well and keep the story going.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • RKKIRK
    3/16/17
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    "great"

    made me want to set up my own craft business.
    now to set up a website and make some crafts.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Almy
    Guernsey, United Kingdom
    1/18/17
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    "Brilliant Read"

    Loved this book even though it had its sad bits it was also uplifting, and being a crafter liked that part of the storyline as well.

    1 of 2 people found this review helpful
  • Debra
    1/1/17
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    "beautuful"

    loved listening to this book Kristie is like your best friend heart warming best Carole Matthews book so far

    1 of 2 people found this review helpful
  • Annette
    1/16/17
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    "Terrible"

    Narrator was very hard to listen to. Story was boring and a bit unrealistic . The characters were moaning . No feel good factor at all.

    0 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Isla
    1/16/17
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    "A bit boring"

    I found the storyline a bit boring so I was rather disappointed with this book.

    0 of 1 people found this review helpful

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